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The need for health workers has never been greater

When we think “healthcare”, we often think about doctors and nurses. But the fact is, our complex health system requires specialized experts in many other highly specialized roles to deliver the care that patients need.

From medical assisting, to medical coding to surgical technology, these skill sets are in demand more each day and CCBC has the training to put you to work in these and other challenging fields.

Do you want to enhance your workforce? CCBC can create a customized training program to improve the skills of your staff and meet the needs of your business.

Health and Human Services career training options

Pre-Requisite Courses / Challenge Exams

Many of our programs require students to take pre-requisite courses prior to beginning the core classes. Click to see which programs require pre-requisites or check the individual program page.

Have you taken health courses before? Utilize one of our challenge exams to get credit and save time and money!

Child Care

Do you enjoy working with children? Demand for positions in child care is high and many facilities are looking to fill positions.

CCBC offers four options you can pursue in this career track:
  • Working in daycare centers and preschools
  • Family provider in-home daycare
  • Working in after-school programs
  • Working with infants and toddlers


CPR is a critical lifesaving skill that can mean the difference between life and death in an emergency. We offer general and specialized CPR courses for various professions.


Dental Assistants work in offices assisting Dentists in providing services to patients in a variety of capacities. Find out more information about the programs at CCBC including Dental Assisting, Oral Radiography, Expanded Functions and Orthodontic Expanded Functions.

Health Technicians

The field of healthcare is expansive and we offer a variety of training programs in specialized areas such as Central Services Technician, EKG Technician, Medical Assistant, Ophthalmic Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Physical Therapy Aide, Phlebotomy, Professional Activities Director, Sleep Technologist, Surgical Technologist, and Unit Clerk.

Medical Office

Interested in working in a medical office? We offer a variety of career training programs focused on the medical office such as Medical Billing, Medical Coding, and Medical Front Office.

Nursing Related

Are you looking to enter the vast world of nursing related professions? We have training programs in Certified Nursing Assistant and Geriatric Nursing Assistant as well as Patient Care Technician.

Are you seeking re-entry into the nursing profession? We have a Maryland Board of Nursing approved refresher course for those looking to reactivate their license.

Professional Development / Continuing Education

Are you already a healthcare practitioner? We offer a variety of professional development courses needed to maintain your certification or build upon your education.

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Are animals your passion? We offer several programs that will launch your career working with animals.